Self Hire Respite

Syracuse, NY, USA Req #54
Tuesday, September 29, 2020
We accept applications for open positions. We are an equal opportunity employer.

Once you’ve submitted your application, please email sdhr@epiny.org stating your name and the person(s) you’re supporting - Self Hire Respite #13959


Essential Functions:

  • Must be able to change adult briefs.
  • Assist with feeding, brushing teeth, hair, dressing , use lift along with wheelchair.
  • Maintain the health and well being of the person being supported.
  • Review CSS Plan and Individual Service Plan (ISP)written by Service Coordinator
  • Ensure all skills training is provided in the manner and individualized environment that is identified in the CSS Plan/Budget
  • Assist individual in successful achievement of outcomes that are in line with the CSS Plan Profile and ISP. Assist individual in re-evaluating valued outcomes in partnership with the Circle of Support as appropriate.
  • Review CSS Plan and Individual Service Plan written by Service Coordinator
  • Provide pertinent information to the FMS/EPI, Support Broker and Circle of Support
  • Report all policy violations to appropriate personnel
  • Complete all required documentation per Regulations and Medicaid Compliance requirements
  • Promote workplace safety

 Pay:

  • $15 an hour and hours TBD

Education/Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or GED and 1 year of similar experience.
  • Must have a valid NYS Drivers License and access to a vehicle
  • Must be at least 18 years or older
  • Applicant's cannot have the same address as the person supported

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Must be able to lift, transfer, and move at least 50 lbs.
  • Must be able to talk, hear, stand for extended periods of time, walk, sit, twist, bend, use hands to finger, handle or feel, stretch with hands and arms

Specific vision abilities required by this job include

  • Close vision
  • Ability to adjust focus

While performing the duties of this position, the employee travels by automobile and will be exposed to changing weather conditions.


OSHA Category 1:

This position requires tasks that involve exposure to blood or body fluids that requires specific training for the employees’ safety. All EPI employees are offered the opportunity to receive Hepatitis B vaccination series.

Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. Employment Requirements

All Epilepsy-Pralid, Inc. employees must have:
- A valid NYS driver license
- Reliable transportation
- The ability to lift, transfer, and move minimum 50 lbs.
- A high school diploma or Equivalent.



2 Townline Circle
Rochester, NY 14623
(585) 442-6420
(585)442-6964 Fax
recruiter@epiny.org

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Syracuse, NY, USA